NEW YORK, NY – October 24, 2022 – Leech Tishman is pleased to announce the addition of a new attorney to the firm, Mordy Mandell. Mandell joins the firm as Counsel in the Estates & Trusts and Tax Practice Groups where he will focus his practice on estate planning and estate administration. He is based in the New York City office.
Mandell handles all aspects of estate and trust administration including, but not limited to, calculation of fiduciary accounting income, apportionment of taxes, allocation of expenses to principal and income, distribution of assets, audits of tax returns, post-mortem estate planning, and disclaimers.
Mandell regularly counsels clients on the preparation of simple and complex wills and trusts. He has experience with generation-skipping trusts (GST), grantor trusts, grantor retained annuity trusts (GRAT), charitable remainder trusts, qualified terminable interest property trusts (QTIP) and Reverse QTIP trusts, credit shelter trusts, qualified domestic trusts (QDOT), insurance trusts, family limited partnerships (FLP), LLCs, Crummey withdrawal powers, and hanging 5 x 5 powers.
Mandell also provides tax advice to clients related to estate planning and administration matters, private foundation matters, and general income tax matters. He is well-versed in tax compliance issues and has experience reviewing and preparing Form 1041, Form 706, Form 709, Form 990-PF, and state and personal income tax returns.
Finally, Mandell has experience in real estate law, including commercial and residential closings, leases, mortgages, and joint ventures.
“It is a pleasure to welcome Mordy to the firm,” said Pete A. Fuscaldo, Leech Tishman’s managing partner. “Mordy has a real depth of experience in simple and complex estate and trust administration and will be a great addition to our Estates & Trusts team. We look forward to him working closely with our clients, particularly in the New York City Metropolitan area.”
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Leech Tishman Fuscaldo & Lampl is a full-service law firm dedicated to assisting individuals, businesses, and institutions. Leech Tishman offers legal services in business restructuring & insolvency, construction, corporate matters, employment & labor, estates & trusts, intellectual property, litigation & alternative dispute resolution, and real estate. In addition, the firm offers a wide range of legal services to clients in the aviation & aerospace, cannabis, emerging cyber technologies, energy & natural resources, healthcare, and hospitality industries. Headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA, Leech Tishman also has offices in Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, Philadelphia, Sarasota, and Washington, D.C.